Assistant Professor of Biostatistics - University of Pennsylvania

The Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology an Informatics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the non-tenure research track.

Expertise is required in the specific area of biostatistics, statistics or related field. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree.
Research or scholarship responsibilities may include conducting research with a standing faculty member involving collaborative research studies, and the development, evaluation, or application of statistical methods. Candidates with experience in statistical methods for clinical trials, electronic health records, longitudinal data analysis, missing data, imaging statistics with a focus on psychiatric neuroimaging, and causal inference, and/or an interest in health disparities and health equity, cancer or pediatric research are especially encouraged to apply.

Research track faculty typically work on extramurally-funded research within a research group led by a tenured faculty member. The successful candidate will have experience conducting research and publishing peer reviewed manuscripts.

The University of Pennsylvania is a vibrant team-science oriented environment with elite biomedical research collaborators that is ideal for biostatistical collaboration and application-driven methodological research. The Division of Biostatistics includes over 30 full-time faculty with diverse expertise spanning numerous methodological and biomedical areas, and we have strong, highly ranked, and growing MS and PhD programs in which we train the next generation of innovative quantitative leaders. The placement of Biostatistics in the Perelman School of Medicine with world-class medical, biological, and population scientists, as part of an integrated campus including the Wharton School of Business, School of Arts and Sciences, and the School of Engineering and Applied Science and other premier biomedical research institutions including the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia provides the ideal setting for cross-disciplinary collaboration and impactful quantitative research.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.